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The Rainbow Warrior affair

Isobelle Gidley

The Rainbow Warrior affair

by Isobelle Gidley

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Published by Irwin in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greenpeace Foundation.,
  • Rainbow Warrior (Ship),
  • Nuclear weapons -- France -- Testing.,
  • Secret service -- France.,
  • Bombings -- New Zealand -- Auckland.,
  • Pacific Ocean.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIsobelle Gidley & Richard Shears.
    ContributionsShears, Richard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU29 .S48 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 217 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19788012M
    ISBN 100772516081
    OCLC/WorldCa16039128

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    - There was a cheerful sense of excitement on board the Rainbow Warrior when she set out to sea in March from Jacksonville, Florida. The crew members were looking forward to their mission and the first port of call was Rongelap Atoll in the Marshall Islands in the North Pacific Ocean.   (). Victim or aggressor? New Zealand and the Rainbow Warrior affair. The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History: Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. Author: G.P. Taylor.

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The Rainbow Warrior affair by Isobelle Gidley Download PDF EPUB FB2

Rainbow Warrior was a Greenpeace boat active in supporting a number of anti-whaling, anti-seal hunting, anti-nuclear testing and anti-nuclear waste dumping campaigns during the late s and early s.

The ship was bombed in the Port of Auckland in New Zealand by operatives of the French intelligence service on 10 Julysinking the ship and killing photographer Fernando PereiraOperator: Greenpeace (–). The Rainbow Warrior affair (Counterpoint) Unknown Binding – January 1, by Isobelle Gidley (Author) › Visit Amazon's Isobelle Gidley Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Author: Isobelle Gidley. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gidley, Isobelle. Rainbow Warrior affair.

London: Unwin, (OCoLC) Online version: Gidley, Isobelle. Death of the Rainbow Warrior Paperback – February 3, If one wants to read about this affair this is a much better survey though still a bit lumpy.

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Describes the goals of the Greenpeace movement, recounts the French attempt to sink the Rainbow Warrior, and examines the consequences of the affair From inside the book What people are saying. 1 The Rainbow Warrior case is considered a leading precedent in the field of State responsibility.

The role it has played in theory and practice may appear exaggerated to some observers, given that it is comprised partly of mediation and partly of arbitration, neither of which carry the same authority as a ruling by an international court or tribunal. Who sank the Rainbow Warrior - and why.

Shortly before midnight on the evening of Ja mysterious bomb blast shattered the peace of Auckland harbour. As their flagship the 'Rainbow Warrior' keeled over, members of Greenpeace scrambled for the safety of the wharf - with the exception of Fernando Pereira, the organisation's photographer.

"One of the best intelligence-gathering agents of the DGSE," according to The Rainbow Warrior Affair book. Journalist Karen Mangnall, who had lived briefly with Cabon, was assigned by the NZ. Effect on New Zealand's relationship with France A major consequence of the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior was the direct and severe effect it had on New Zealand's relationship with France.

At the time, France and New Zealand were considered allies, so this attack came as even more of .The Rainbow Warrior affair / Isobelle Gidley & Richard Shears Unwin Paperbacks Sydney ; London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further.

Named by author Michael King as the bomber in his book Death of the Rainbow Warrior. Some recent French media accounts contradict this. Jean Luc Kister (Alain Tonel) Jean Luc Kister. Awarded Légion of Honour inretired from French army in March.

Memorandum of the Government of New Zealand to the Secretary-General of the United Nations, in Case concerning the differences between New Zealand and France arising from the Rainbow Warrior affair, Ruling of 6 July by the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Reports of International Arbitral Awards, vol.

XIX, p. Communiqué du Premier Ministre français en date du 22 septembre. In New Zealand was basking in its position as leader of the anti-nuclear movement. Then on 10 July, two explosions set by French Secret Service agents ripped through the hull of the Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior, preventing it leaving for.

The Rainbow Warrior affair, involving state terrorism by a friendly nation, became iconic in New He recalled in his book Ten minutes to midnight that legal issues raised by the Rainbow Warrior case were “totally novel” for New Zealand. First, it was the country’s first “head-on. The Rainbow Warrior affair is even part of the book called France’s History for Dummies.” Elisabeth Degremont still blushing.

This is also how Elisabeth Degremont feels. FRANCE NOW CLOSES THE BOOK ON AFFAIR OVER GREENPEACE serving prison terms for their role in the sinking last year of the Rainbow Warrior, the flagship of the environmentalist group Greenpeace. Le Monde (French pronunciation: ; English: The World) is a French daily afternoon is the main publication of Le Monde Group and reported an average circulation ofcopies per issue inab of which were sold abroad.

It has had its own website since 19 Decemberand is often the only French newspaper easily obtainable in non-French-speaking : Jérôme Fenoglio. Alain Mafart (born ) is a French military officer best known for his part in the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior.

Mafart was a DGSE agent and deputy commander of the French Navy Training Centre in supported the sabotage team that travelled to New Zealand and bombed and sank the Greenpeace vessel Rainbow Warrior, drowning photographer Fernando Pereira.

The Rainbow Warrior bombing with the death of photographer Fernando Pereira was a callous tragedy. But the greater tragedy remains the horrendous legacy of the Pacific nuclear testing on the people of Rongelap and the Marshall Islands and French Polynesia.

More information about the Rainbow Warrior affair can be found here. Alain Mafart (born in ) is a French military officer best known for his part in the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior. Mafart was a DGSE agent and deputy commander of the French Navy Training Centre in Corsica.

He supported the sabotage team that travelled to New Zealand and bombed and sank the Rainbow Warrior, drowning photographer Fernando Pereira. He was apprehended by New Zealand .Alain Mafart (born in ) is a French military officer best known for his part in the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior.

Mafart was a DGSE agent and deputy commander of the French Navy Training Centre in supported the sabotage team that travelled to New Zealand and bombed and sank the Rainbow Warrior, drowning photographer Fernando Pereira.

He was apprehended by New Zealand Date of birth: The French managed to do this on Jwhen French frogmen placed two bombs against the hull of the Rainbow Warrior in Auckland harbor in New Zealand.

The results were disastrous.